MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics87.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive127% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 24 '20 at 00:24
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Memory 84.5
1-Core 132
2-Core 264
90% 160 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 812
86% 669 Pts
64-Core 1,075
72% 1,075 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-$340
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
87.1% Excellent
Lighting 351
Reflection 255
Parallax 686
92% 431 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 326
Splatting 312
87% 280 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 98%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 331 37 16 54 54 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 1,444
Write 900
Mixed 639
SusWrite 90.9
169% 769 MB/s
4K Read 60.9
4K Write 47.1
4K Mixed 48.7
180% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 52
DQ Mixed 69.7
84% 156 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 127%
Great: 254%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$60
101GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 472 468 476 474 476 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 476
Mixed 441
SusWrite 472
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 56
187% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 297
244% 349 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 124%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESBK.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 35
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 34.1
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 42,290 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $829
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